All posts tagged: China

St. Andrew’s Ball 2019 hosted by British Chamber of Commerce

On Saturday 30th November 2019, The Chamber of Commerce Shanghai hosted its annual St. Andrew’s Ball 2019. The event took place at the Grand Hyatt Shanghai (from 7pm-1am) and celebrated Scotland’s heritage and tradition with a variety of Scottish cuisine, festive music and vibrant Ceilidh dances.

Kate CHERNAVINASt. Andrew’s Ball 2019 hosted by British Chamber of Commerce
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HI-COM sponsors UT Gala 2019

For the second consecutive year, HI-COM has sponsored the prestigious UT Alumni GALA evening. Organised by the UT Alumni China, the soirée took place at Hotel Grand Mercure in Shanghai, on 19th October 2019.

Kate CHERNAVINAHI-COM sponsors UT Gala 2019
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The Boom of Blockchain in China in 2019

China and Blockchain are not two words you would normally associate together, until recently. President Xi Jinping identified blockchain as “a crucial breakthrough point for indigenous innovation of core technologies” during the meeting of the 13th National People’s Congress (NPC) standing committee.

Zahra SAFDARThe Boom of Blockchain in China in 2019
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Is your Official WeChat Account content in breach of Chinese Advertising Law?

Advertising law in China has taken a new turn, and is now going after the official WeChat accounts of companies and artists. More and more companies, both local and foreign owned, are being handed penalties for using terms such as “the best”, “one hundred percent”, “first”, “most advanced”,  and “lowest price” on their social media accounts. To discuss social media marketing law and WeChat account “safety” in more detail, we met with two  Shanghai officials.

Kate CHERNAVINAIs your Official WeChat Account content in breach of Chinese Advertising Law?
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Banned! Marketing Terms You Can’t Use In China

Beware of marketing your product as ‘the best’ or ‘the greatest’.  In China, this could land you a fine or even get your business license revoked…read on to find out more… Today we talk about advertising law in China and Banned marketing terms.

Kate CHERNAVINABanned! Marketing Terms You Can’t Use In China
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